His Cross and Our Cross

His Cross and Our Cross

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True Life- Greek is a weekly program that strives to enlighten our daily lives with the light of Scripture and wisdom of the Church fathers. This week:

His Cross and Our Cross

What did our Lord mean when He said, in Luke 9:23, “If any man would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.” Is His cross connected to our cross? Listen as Dimitri ponders the answer.

Ο Σταυρός Του κι ο σταυρός μας

Άραγε τι εννοεί ο Κύριος λέγοντας ότι ο καθένας μας πρέπει να σηκώσει τον δικό του σταυρό και να Τον ακολουθήσει; Ποια σχέση μπορεί να έχει ο δικός Του Σταυρός με τον δικό μας; Η εκπομπή αυτή προσπαθεί να δώσει κάποιες απαντήσεις.

 

Photo of Assumption Cathedral, Denver, CO, by Presvytera Vassi M Haros.

 

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Dimitris Karavasilis

Dimitris Karavasilis was born and grew up in Imvros, Turkey. He attended the Turkish primary school, while at the same time secretly learning the basic Greek language. Forced to emigrate, he settled in Greece. He went on to study both Theology and Greek Literature at the University of Athens, where he also attended post-graduate classes in the field of Comparative Paedagogics. He has been a radio producer at the local ecclesiastical radio station of the Metropolis of Pereus for 23 years. He still teaches religion and ethics at the High School level.